AASOC

Auditing and Assurance Standards Oversight Council

About AASOC

The Auditing and Assurance Standards Oversight Council (AASOC) is an independent, volunteer body established in 2002 to serve the public interest by overseeing and providing input into the activities of the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (AASB).

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March 25, 2019 AASOC Meeting Minutes – March 25, 2019

During a conference call, the AASB gave an update on its new Compilation Engagements standard. The Nominating and Governance Committee also briefed the Council on its recent activities. Read the full report for more information.

February 11-12, 2019 AASOC Meeting Minutes – February 11-12, 2019

At its public meeting in Toronto, the Council discussed the activities of the AASB and other related matters. The Council also heard an update on the activities of its Performance Review Committee and its Nominating and Governance Committee. Read the full report for more information.

February 1, 2019 AASOC Meeting Minutes – Feb 1, 2019

During a conference call, the Council discussed the AASB’s due process activities for deferring disclosure of the engagement partner name as required in CAS 700, Forming an Opinion and Reporting on Financial Statements. Read the full report for more information.

News

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January 15, 2020 News
Volunteer Opportunity – The Auditing and Assurance Standards Board needs you!

Are you interested in working with and debating issues of public interest and assurance with other prominent members of the Canadian business community? If so, we need you! AASOC is seeking a new member to appoint to the AASB. Make sure to apply by February 28, 2020.

June 6, 2019 News
AASOC 2018-2019 Annual Report – Keeping the public interest top of mind

This year, our key initiatives focused on continuing to improve some of our foundational oversight processes. Read more about the work we did over the past year and our oversight of the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board and the Independence task Force.

March 25, 2019 News
Appointments – AASOC and the AASB

AASOC is pleased to announce membership changes effective April 1, 2019. See the appointments page for full details.